Come work in an inclusive and open environment for engineers to collaborate and build technology solutions for product testing and release readiness. Find out more about what it is like to work in Red Hat QE directly from our engineers. The Red Hat OpenShift Quality Engineering (QE) team is looking for a Senior Software Quality Engineer. In this role, you will work on Red Hat’s OpenShift Container Platform, built on container technology and the Kubernetes cluster management system. You’ll be responsible for all aspects of quality for Red Hat OpenShift, including designing test plans, extending automation frameworks, and developing new automated tests for both back and front ends. You will make sure our solutions fulfill the highest possible enterprise quality, performance, usability, and supportability criteria. As a Senior Software Quality Engineer, you will gain deep technical understanding of a variety of popular technologies, including containers, Kubernetes, Red Hat OpenShift, etc.


Primary job responsibilities

  • Design, develop, and maintain automation frameworks and scripts with Ruby, Golang, and Python for Red Hat OpenShift testing and implementation
  • Participate in the test and product planning processes
  • Conduct new feature research and design test cases
  • Execute manual and automated tests for Red Hat OpenShift and deliver clear status in a timely manner
  • Explore, identify, and document new bugs; advocate for the resolution of bugs and communicate the impact on customers to developers and support
  • Constantly learn new things and maintain an overview of current technologies
  • Work in a fast-paced agile global environment of talented quality engineers
  • Provide mentoring and leadership to junior quality engineers

Required skills

  • Testing experience working with globally distributed QE team members
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher, or equivalent in computer science or a related field
  • 5+ years of professional experience working in QE
  • Familiarity with testing methodologies and techniques
  • Knowledge of the Linux operating system (any distribution)
  • Knowledge of networking
  • Programming skills in shell, Ruby, Golang, Python, or another programming language
  • Motivated and dedicated to learning and collaboration
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and learn quickly
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills in English

The following are considered a plus:

  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services (AWS) EC2, Google Compute Engine (GCE), or Microsoft Azure
  • Knowledge of Linux containers, Kubernetes, Red Hat OpenStack Platform, or Red Hat OpenShift
  • Knowledge of continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) and Jenkins
  • Knowledge of security testing
  • Contributions to open source projects or publicly available code samples